ակահ

ArmenianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Armenian ակահ (akah).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ակահ (akah) (superlative ամենաակահ)

  1. (dialectal) awake, alert
    Synonyms: արթուն (artʿun), զգաստ (zgast)
  2. (dialectal) aware
    Synonyms: տեղյակ (tełyak), իրազեկ (irazek)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay, “ակահ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words]‎[1] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, 1971–1979
  • ակահ”, in Sargsyan, Artem et al., editors, Hayocʿ lezvi barbaṙayin baṙaran [Dialectal Dictionary of the Armenian Language]‎[2] (in Armenian), Yerevan: Hayastan, 2001–2012

Old ArmenianEdit

EtymologyEdit

An Iranian borrowing: compare Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (ʾkʾs /āgāh/, aware, knowing), Persian آگاه(âgâh, aware). See the latter for more.

AdjectiveEdit

ակահ (akah)

  1. aware
    Synonyms: տեղեակ (tełeak), հասու (hasu)

DescendantsEdit

  • Armenian: ակահ (akah), ագահ (agah), ակախ (akax), ակյախ (akyax)

Further readingEdit

  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay, “ակահ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words]‎[3] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, 1971–1979
  • Awetikʿean, G.; Siwrmēlean, X.; Awgerean, M., “ակահ”, in Nor baṙgirkʿ haykazean lezui [New Dictionary of the Armenian Language]‎[4] (in Old Armenian), Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, 1836–1837
  • Hübschmann, Heinrich, Armenische Grammatik. 1. Theil: Armenische Etymologie (in German), Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1897, page 94
  • Łazarean, Ṙ. S., “ակահ”, in Grabari homanišneri baṙaran [Dictionary of Old Armenian Synonyms]‎[5], Yerevan: University Press, 2006
  • Petrosean, H. Matatʿeay V., “ակահ”, in Nor Baṙagirkʿ Hay-Angliarēn [New Dictionary Armenian–English]‎[6], Venice: S. Lazarus Armenian Academy, 1879